48 wins & 29 nominations.
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Directed music video for Bob Dylan:
"Things Have Changed" (2000)
5 Interviews |
1 Article |
Edward Collins | Curtis Lee Hanson
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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I like the movie to be about the movie and to allow people to think about the movie the way I always thought about movies I watched and admired. I'm old enough that I grew up before there was so much talk by directors and about directors. It was left more to the viewer. The thought of my voice running along while people are watching the movie silently, that doesn't appeal to me. When they're ...
After dropping out of high school in his senior year, he became the entertainment editor for the Cal State L.A. campus newspaper, despite the fact that he was not a student there. His uncle owned a magazine called "Cinema", where Hanson worked as a gofer and eventually became editor and art director. He interviewed many Hollywood legends, including John Ford
, Vincente Minnelli
, William Wyler
Characters in his films often reference or are seen watching movies from the Golden Age of cinema.